GCF turns 10

On 19th July we celebrated the Geraldine Connor Foundation's 10th birthday at Harewood House. Read more

Sharon Watson joins GCF as a patron

We're delighted to announce that Sharon Watson MBE DL has joined the Geraldine Connor Foundation as a Patron! Read more

Sol III Jam Around The Table

Sol III - Jam Around The Table combined discussions around mental health and tools to improve it, with creative expression through songwriting, spoken word and performance. Read more

Africa Writes

Africa Writes Leeds, curated by Khadijah Ibrahiim and supported by Africa Writes, the Geraldine Connor Foundation and the British Library, celebrated the work of Wole Soyinka. Read more

Monster Exhibition Response

Since January 2022, Grace and Lilian from our Locks to Legacies project have been working on a podcast in collaboration with Left Bank, IVE and Sable Radio. Read more

Locks to Legacies - Project update

‘Locks to Legacies’ has now launched! The audio walk, developed by the 10 participants, is now available to listen to online. Read more

Aire to There Project

Aire to There is a paid traineeship for 10 young people from Leeds, who will produce an audio tour of the hidden history of Leeds Waterfront. Read more

Interview with Gina Tavares Manuel about Represent

We spoke to Gina Tavares Manuel about her experience on Represent and the legacy of projects like it. Read more

Yoruba culture & Carnival Messiah

Yoruba culture's influence on artistic practices in Leeds & Geraldine Connor's Carnival Messiah by Lara Rose Read more

Our Impact in 2020

Find out what we achieved in 2020! Read more

GCF Joins Heritage Compass

Heritage Compass is a two-year business support programme, funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund. Read more

Young People Reflect on Represent

Young people reflect on what they learnt about the hidden stories of people of colour in Leeds' industrial history. Read more